cis Vaccenyl acetate

High purity cis-vaccenyl acetate available from Pherobank BV

The chemical name for the title compound is (Z)-11-octadecenyl acetate, however, it is better known by its common name cis-vaccenyl acetate. cis-Vaccenyl acetate is a volatile chemical compound that acts as a pheromone in Drosophila and at least one species of longhorn beetle.

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Euproctis chrysorrhoea

Newly available Pherobank products

Chemists of Pherobank have recently synthesised the pheromones for two Euproctis moth species, namely Euproctis chrysorrhoea and Euproctis pseudoconspersa.

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Pheromone lures and traps for The Box Tree moth Cydalima perspectalis available from Pherobank

The box tree moth, Cydalima perspectalis, is native to East Asia. It was first recorded in Europe in 2007, in southwest Germany and The Netherlands.

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GC-MS trace of the current E-TMTT batch

Homosesquiterpene alarm volatile (E,E)-4,8,12-trimethyl-1,3,7,11-tridecatetraene (E-TMTT) available from Pherobank BV

After the unusual acyclic C11 homoterpene (E)-DMNT, Pherobank has synthesised the C16 homosesquiterpene (E)-TMTT {(E,E)-4,8,12-trimethyl-1,3,7,11-tridecatetraene} as well.

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